Pack Ice Definition

păk
noun
A large, floating expanse of broken ice masses frozen together.
Webster's New World
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The floating sea-ice cover of the polar regions. Driven by winds and ocean currents, pack ice is a mixture of ice fragments of varying size and age that are squeezed together and cover the sea surface with little or no open water. At maximum expansion during the winter, pack ice covers about five percent of Arctic waters and about eight percent of Antarctic waters.
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pack ice
Plural:
pack ices

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